Dreshun, who goes by “Dre,” has a green thumb and a passion for horticulture! This motivated and clever teen appreciates watching his hard work in the garden pay off; he is currently growing onions, celery, and aloe. Also an active youth, Dre adores playing basketball and football for his school teams. On any given day, Dre can be spotted doing ceramics, drawing, juggling, and telling jokes with his friends. Those who know Dre best describe him as a caring, loving, and humorous young man with a positive outlook on life. When Dre grows up, he aspires to work as an EMT.

As a ninth-grader, Dre is proud of his good grades and especially enjoys attending his math, science, and language arts classes!

Dre has expressed a desire to be with a loving family who will provide him with structure and support his future goals. The caseworker desires a home in which Dre can be the youngest or only child; however, all family types will be considered. Dre has several significant relationships that he would like to maintain following placement. Financial assistance may be available for adoption-related services.


For Missouri children, both homestudied and non-homestudied Missouri families are encouraged to inquire; only homestudied families from other states should do so.

For more information on becoming an adoptive family, please email moheartgallery@adoptex.org or call 800-554-2222.